A POWYS natural skin care business has won an award for its new cream cleanser.

Silvan Skincare in Presteigne was awarded Gold in the Janey Loves Platinum Awards 2017 which was presented to Marian Hardiman of Silvan Skincare, at the awards ceremony held in Covent Garden, London.

Silvan Skincare’s Petitgrain & Everlasting Flower Cream Cleanser won a Gold award in the Skincare and Beauty Facial Cleanser category.

The Janey Loves Platinum Awards champion and promote the best natural products and services. Award winners are selected after ‘real life’ testing by a panel of judges who are key influencers, renowned celebrities and respected experts. The panel included Janey Lee Grace, radio personality Zoe Ball, TV presenter and voice coach Carrie Grant, best-selling author Lynne McTaggart, and leading expert in women’s nutritional health Dr Marilyn Glenville.

Marian Hardiman is passionate about the benefits plant oils can bring to the skin. Silvan Skincare, based in Presteigne, sources the highest quality, organic and sustainably sourced oils.

Marian creates moisture rich, nourishing and soothing products for face and body. The products contain a range of botanical oils that nourish skin with a broad spectrum of vitamins, essential fatty acids and antioxidants.

Petitgrain & Everlasting Flower Cream Cleanser is a blend of organic jojoba and castor with sweet citrus flowers to gently cleanse skin. It is suitable for all skin types and is packed with cleansing and moisturising plant oils which are rich in vitamins, omegas and antioxidants with petitgrain, mandarin and everlasting flower to refine and balance.

Marian’s ethos is to create products that are truly natural and don’t irritate or harm the body or the environment. All Silvan Skincare products are formulated without mineral oils, petrochemicals, parabens, artificial fragrance, sodium lauryl sulphate, colourings, or silicones.